Architect 3D Express 2017 (V19)

Design the home of your dreams in just a few clicks!

Architect 3D Express 2017 (V19)
Design the home of your dreams in just a few clicks!
Design the home of your dreams in just a few clicks!
Design the home of your dreams in just a few clicks!
Design the home of your dreams in just a few clicks!
Design the home of your dreams in just a few clicks!
Design the home of your dreams in just a few clicks!
Design the home of your dreams in just a few clicks!
Design the home of your dreams in just a few clicks!

  • Design, equip and decorate your dream home with ease
  • View and tour your future home in 3D
  • Enjoy exceptional rendering thanks to the new-generation 3D engine
  • Watch the tutorial video and get access to great advice
  • NEW! Material Editor
  • NEW! Double doors and mounting options
  • NEW! Window Shutters
  • NEW! 2D Plant Symbol and custom sizes


Architect 3D is a Home Design application that allows you to design, equip and decorate your home and garden in 3D. Design your creative project step by step and room by room, from the basement to the loft space. Draw up plans of your house, equip your interior and exterior areas and add your own personal touch to your living space. A virtual tour and extremely realistic 3D rendering allow you to review the results. Architect 3D 2017 Express brings you all the professional tools you need to design your home and garden.

Functionalities Back to the top

Design & Create

  • Easy access to project setup, recent projects, sample plans and training materials
  • Create your house in 3D, from the basement to the loft space: kitchen, living room, bedrooms, bathrooms, etc.
  • Furnish your rooms using a 3D furniture library containing more than 3,500 objects
  • Design your garden and the topography of your land

Tour & view

  • View the bare bones structure and technical plans of the house: framing, beams, plumbing, heating, ventilation and electricity
  • Walk through each room of your new home
  • Generate plans to create a 3D paper model
  • See your project simultaneously on 2D and 3D views

Management & Advice

  • Tutorial video and advice to help you create your project
  • Pre-drawn plans
New in version 2017: Faster & More Powerful Program Back to the top

NEW! Material Editor
  • Easily edit materials to customize your designs
  • Edit RGB values, Hue, Saturation, Brightness, Shadows, Midtones, Highlights, and Gamma Correction
NEW! Sketchup Import

Compatible with new Sketchup formats and it's easier to edit objects within the program.


NEW! Double Door and Door Mounting Options


NEW! Shutter Tool 

Easily add shutters that automatically size to your windows.

NEW! Improved Symbols
  • Create your own custom drawn 2D plant symbols or customize existing ones
  • Use the new Auto-Symbol Generator to create more accurate 2D symbols for furniture and 3D components
NEW! Customizable Plant Sizes

Set the exact plant size needed for your design:

Product Highlights Back to the top

  • Complete design package. Create your entire house and garden: rooms, foundations, furniture, openings, etc.
  • Suitable for beginners wishing to tackle the details of their project
  • Architect 3D is compatible with the most widely used PC operating systems including Windows 8 and Windows 10. It is also compatible with the most widely used 3D design tools (AutoCad®, 3DS Studio Max, etc.)

Versions comparison Back to the top
Tools and Features Architect 3D Silver 2017 (V19) Architect 3D Gold 2017 (V19) Architect 3D Ultimate 2017 (V19)
Architect 3D Express

Architect 3D Silver

Architect 3D Gold

Architect 3D Platinium

Architect 3D Ultimate

Home Design
NEW! Material Editor
NEW! Window Shutters
NEW! Double doors & Mounting Options  
NEW! 3D Cutaway Tools - -  
Advanced Quickstart Editing  
Advanced Floor Management  
1-Click Custom Room Additions   oui
Foundation Planner  
HVAC Planner  
Video Tutorials  
Instant 3D Views  
Automatic Roof with gables  
Floor Plan Trace  
Aerial Room View (3D)  
Metric and Imperial Measurements  
Create Additional Floors 4 floors 4 floors 6 floors 12 floors  20 floors
Estimator with Room Estimating -
Interior Design
Over 4670+ 3D Furnishings Included  
Over 7640+ Materials  
Column Designer  
3D Custom Workshop -  
PhotoView -  
Accessories / Window Treatments - -  
Decorator Palette - -  
Window Designer - - -  
Door Designer - - -  
Trim Designer - - -  
Ceiling Designer - - -  
Mantel Designer - - -  
Fireplace Wizard - - -  
Security System Tools - - -
Home Theater - - -
Home Automation Tools - - -
Landscape Design
NEW! 2D Plant Symbols  
NEW! Customisable Plant Sizing  
Topography & Deck Layout Tools  
IntelliDeck Tools  - -  
Custom Edging and Bed Borders - -  
Outdoor Kitchen Custom Cabinets - -  
Fence Designer - -  
Global Sun Positioning - -  
Site Planner (Property Line Coordinates) - - -  
Pool Designer - - -  
Extra Features
IMPROVED! Sketch Up 3D Import  
Library Navigation and Preview Control  
Interface Color Customization  
Download Packs for 3D Objects, textures and more  
Point Selection Highlight Guides  
Drag and Drop into 3D  
Multiple Monitor Support  
Electrical Switch Style Library  
HVAC Register Style Library  
Elevation Editor - -  
PhotoView Editor - - -  
Animation - - -  
Symbol Editor - - -  
Section Detailer - - -  
Reflections - - -  
System Requirements Back to the top
Version 2017
Platform Windows XP, Windows Vista 32-bit, Windows 7, Windows 7 64-bit, Windows 7 32-bit, Windows 8, Windows 10
  • 1 GHz Pentium Processor or equivalent
  • 512MB RAM
  • 5.5GB free hard disk space
  • 3D Video card (1024*768 min 32-bit)

Note: The software in the Architect 3D range requires disk space of more than 1 GB. We therefore recommend that you use high capacity hard drive.